Creative Connections 2016 : A Bridging Borders event

 Agenda

 

Time  Topic
8:30 Registration and light breakfast
9:00 Welcome & opening address
Kevin McCann, Director of Research and Development, Invest NI
9:05 Setting the scene
Andy Millar - Chair, Enterprise Europe Network, NI
9:20

European funding opportunities under Horizon 2020
Jill Leonard, National Contact Point, Innovation in SMEs, Enterprise Ireland

9:45

Collaborating with international suppliers and customers to create new musical content/products
Andrew Ferris, Managing Director, Smalltown America

10:05 

Creating humane digital characters for movies, television and gaming
Greg Maguire, Chief Executive, Inlifesize

Professor of Animation Art and Design Research Institute, University of Ulster

10:35 First Elevator Pitches (maximum 1 minute each)
10:50 Networking Coffee Break
11:10

Creative Europe funding for cultural, creative and heritage projects
Shauna McNeilly, European Engagement Officer, Creative Europe Desk (UK), Northern Ireland

11:40

ACE Creative: helping ICT+Creative businesses to accelerate and grow internationally
Dr Barney Toal, NORIBIC

11:50

Energy Game Changer Competition: funding for disruptive technologies
Alice Goodbrook, Energy Analyst, Innovate UK

12:05

How the NI music sector collaborates internationally
Mark Gordon, Head of Programme Development, Generator NI

12:25

Minecraft: crossing borders and sectors
Santeri Koivisto, Owner & CEO, TeacherGaming / MinecraftEdu, Finland

12:55 Second Elevator Pitches (maximum 1 minute each)
13:05 Close
Andy Millar - Chair
13:10 Networking Lunch
14:00 Bilateral Meetings (14:00 - 17:00)
 - manage up to 9 meetings (@ 20 min each)

 

 

 

Registration
closed since 1 Mar 2016
Organisers
Schedule
Registration 6 Jan – 1 Mar
Meeting Selection 16 Feb – 1 Mar
Event 3 Mar – 3 Mar
Details
Language English
Costs Free of charge
Venue Derry, United Kingdom
Bilateral Meetings
Participants 47
Meetings 46
Participants
Finland 1
Ireland 27
United Kingdom 35
Total 63
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Before Event1619
After Event 249
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